• Apple iPhone Factory Workers Clash With Chinese Police After Foxconn COVID Situation

    11 days ago - By Tech Times

    Apple iPhone manufacturer Foxconn raises controversial headlines after the police get involved with worker protests.
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  • Violent protests break out at Foxconn's ‘iPhone city'

    Violent protests break out at Foxconn's ‘iPhone city'

    11 days ago - By The Verge

    Videos shared on social media appear to show workers being kicked by hazmat-suited officials during Foxconn protests in Zhengzhou, central China. | Image: StephenMcDonell
    Protests have broken out at Foxconn's vast iPhone factory in Zhengzhou, central China, as footage circulating on social media shows workers clashing with baton-wielding riot police and hazmat-suited officials. The protests started after workers, who have been under strict covid lockdown for weeks, learned bonus payments would be delayed, reports The Wall Street Journal .
    Apple announced earlier this month that it expected...
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  • Protests break out at a major iPhone factory in China

    Protests break out at a major iPhone factory in China

    11 days ago - By Engadget

    Foxconn's largest iPhone factory in Zhengzhou, China has been hit by worker protests including violent confrontations, Bloomberg has reported. Videos show hundreds of workers marching and confronting a manager, along with several instances of violence. Employees are reportedly upset over COVID restrictions and bonuses, while a video seen by Engadget Chinese suggests a food shortage might have triggered the protests. One clip shows workers shouting "Defend our rights! Defend our rights!" while confronting police, while another shows a group of employees surrounding a manager in a conference...
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  • Reports: Workers protest at virus-hit China iPhone factory

    11 days ago - By Phys.org

    Employees at the world's biggest Apple iPhone factory have been beaten and detained in protests over contract disputes amid anti-virus controls, according to employees and videos posted on social media Wednesday.
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  • More headaches for Apple in China as protests erupt at Foxconn

    11 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Two weeks after Apple warned of production delays in China amid heightened COVID-19 restrictions, the giant is facing more challenges as worker protests broke out at its largest manufacturing partner Foxconn.
    Hundreds of workers at the world's largest iPhone plant in central China clashed with the police, according to videos shared over the last few days by Foxconn workers on Douyin and Kuaishou. Some videos showed workers breaking out of their dormitories and security personnel beating them.
    富士康又出大事了,困在宿舍的工人冲出工厂Something happened to Foxconn, workers rushed out of the factory...
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